PRINCIPAL BARN IN FARMYARD AT ABBEY FARM

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1058506
Date first listed:
25-Feb-1988
Statutory Address:
PRINCIPAL BARN IN FARMYARD AT ABBEY FARM, KITE LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
PRINCIPAL BARN IN FARMYARD AT ABBEY FARM, KITE LANE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Somerset
District:
Mendip (District Authority)
Parish:
Ditcheat
National Grid Reference:
ST 62293 36224

Details

DITCHEAT CP KITE LANE (West side) ST6236 16/257 Principal barn in farmyard at - Abbey Farm - II

Barn with attached horse-engine house and cart-shed. C18, early C19 alteration. Coursed rubble, tile roofs, stone tiles to eaves, coped verges, freestone dressings. Barn rectangular in plan with a hipped roof porch to each long side. Six bays, slit-breathers to elevations; porches with paired plank doors, iron strap hinges. Attached to east a single-storeyed engine-house with half-conical tile roof supported on an open arcade of 7 thick wooden posts which in turn stand on stone plinths, inside remains of overhead gearing with iron pinion and drive shaft; inside the barn the driveshaft terminates in an iron and wood flywheel. Raised lias threshing floor Roof of simple tie-beam construction. Two bay cart-shed attached to north, 2 high openings, divided by wooden post. An rare example of an horse engine-house in north Somerset.

Listing NGR: ST6229336224

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
268310
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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